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January 23rd, 2009
ZTK: Cash Cow
by Scorpia

I haven’t made much progress in the game. At the moment, I’m working on making money. There’s too much stuff sitting around “at home” that needs to be identified.

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January 22nd, 2009
The Axeman Cometh
by Scorpia

Jobs (as in work, not Steve ;) are dropping left and right in the games industry as the “big names” cut down on staff. Even Microsoft is slashing personnel.

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January 21st, 2009
ZTK: Onward, Slowly
by Scorpia

So I’m continuing on, slowly, with my boy Darindel the High-Elf (cheating) Ranger. Despite having found a couple of Neat Items, the game is becoming a bit of a drag.

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January 20th, 2009
NPD’s Top 20 PC Games
by Scorpia

Ah yes, NPD is at it again. Just when you thought we were safe from “lists of last year’s games”, they release the “Top 20 PC Games For 2008”.

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January 19th, 2009
Thoughts On Roguery
by Scorpia

“Roguery” here meaning Rogue-like games. I’ve been pondering my experience in ZTK, along with Dungeon Crawler’s comments in my previous ZTK post.

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January 18th, 2009
Ultima IV Wasn’t Perfect
by Scorpia

Yes, it’s still my #1 RPG, though it wasn’t perfect; I’ve talked about some of the minor flaws before. The one real problem with the game, though, is that it had no legs.

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January 17th, 2009
ZTK Onward A Little
by Scorpia

It seems that sound was indeed the crash culprit. ZTK has been running fine since I turned off sound and music. But I’m not sure how much longer I’ll be playing the game.

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January 16th, 2009
ZTK The Problem Child
by Scorpia

Well, I spoke a little too soon about ZTK not crashing. After awhile, it seemed no matter what character I was running, the game would crap out. And that was really annoying, especially as it could happen at any time.

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